Stuck in Your Job Search?

Stuck in Your Job Search?

Are you feeling lost or stuck in your job search? There are plenty of smart, successful people who struggle with finding jobs or a securing satisfying career. Why is this? Many times, they don’t know how to look for work. Most people have never been taught...

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Confidence in Negotiation

Confidence in Negotiation

According to Business Insider, avoiding salary negotiation throughout your career means losing out on roughly one million dollars over the course of your life. That’s an incredible amount of money to leave on the table. So how does one negotiate from a...

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Word Hard, Play Harder

Word Hard, Play Harder

It's important to work hard. It really is. If you want to reach your goals and be successful, it's incredibly essential to devote a lot of time into working towards your dream. After all, Thomas Edison did say, "Genius is one percent inspiration and 99...

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3 Things Your Modern Resume Must Have

3 Things Your Modern Resume Must Have

A well-written resume continues to be the kingpin to a successful job search. In this digital age where competition is steeper than ever, candidates must take care in crafting a quality document that stands out from the rest. As a critical self-marketing...

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Position Yourself for Success in 2018

Position Yourself for Success in 2018

To cultivate the positioning that will help you reach your career goals, you must understand and be able to communicate what makes you exceptional and compelling. You must find a way to stand out in a crowded job market. If you’re not known for something,...

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5 Resume Fixes In Under 5 Minutes

5 Resume Fixes In Under 5 Minutes

In honor of International Update Your Resume Month, I am offering 5 quick tips to take your resume to the next level in under 5 minutes. 1. Margins: Considering your resume is a marketing tool, formatting can be as important as content. To ensure...

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You’re Probably Making These Mistakes on LinkedIn

You’re Probably Making These Mistakes on LinkedIn

Are you leveraging LinkedIn to expand and enhance your network? Whether new to the platform or an old pro, be sure to avoid these common mistakes on LinkedIn: Dismiss LinkedIn as Something Only for People Who Are Looking For a New Job. The best time to build your...

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Taking the Leap

June marks the two-year anniversary of going “all in” for me. While Professional Courage, LLC has been in existence for almost 10 years, most of that time it sat in a box on the shelf. In a safe box that I foolishly believed protected me from dreaded failure and...

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